HRC Houston 20th Annual Gala

Special Guest: HRC President Chad Griffin, Visibility Award recipient Martha Plimpton, Comedienne Dana Goldberg, Lance Bass & Michael Turchin, HRC John Walzel Equality Award recipient Monica Roberts, HRC Leadership Award recipient Britt Kornmann, and Grammy Award Winning Artist Estelle.

The HRC Houston 20th Anniversary Gala presented by BBVA Compass was on Saturday, April 1, 2017 in the Grand Ballroom of the Marriott Marquis Houston. This elegant evening included a sumptuous meal, delightful silent and live auction packages, inspiring guest speakers, and exciting live entertainment. 


The 20th Annual HRC Houston Gala benefits the Human Rights Campaign's continued work for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer equality. HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.

2017 Presenting Sponsor

2017 Corporate Sponsors

Thank you Marathon Oil!
Thank you Nice Winery!
Thank you Ameriprise!

Special Guests and Award Recipents